Suffixes

Suffixes

Suffixes are small word parts that are added to the end of a root word. They change the meaning of the word. Expose your child to common suffixes and discuss how the word meaning changes. Then, have them play with the word! Are there any other suffixes that could be added to the word? How does the meaning change?
Suffixes are small word parts that are added to the end of a root word. They change the meaning of the word. Teach your students about common suffixes and the spelling rules for each so they can use them correctly in their writing. Then, have them play with the word! Are there any other suffixes that could be added to the word? How does the meaning change?
Suffixes: Part of the Job
Worksheet
Suffixes: Part of the Job
Artist or arter? Kids completing this third grade reading and writing worksheet add suffixes to words to make job names, then find the jobs in a word search.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
An End to the Affair
Worksheet
An End to the Affair
Looking for a worksheet that practices working with ed verbs? This printable is great for those who need help with their verb tenses.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Suffixes: How Thoughtful!
Worksheet
Suffixes: How Thoughtful!
Kids completing this third grade reading and writing worksheet practice using suffixes by adding -ful or -less to words to finish sentences.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Search for the Suffixes
Worksheet
Search for the Suffixes
Use this resource to practice identifying words with suffixes and determining the meaning of the word.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Spelling Rules for Suffixes
Worksheet
Spelling Rules for Suffixes
Use this resource with your students to practice spelling rules when adding suffixes to words.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Build Vocabulary with Prefixes and Suffixes
Activity
Build Vocabulary with Prefixes and Suffixes
Here's a fun game that you can play at home to get your child thinking about prefixes and suffixes.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Activity

Word Problems and Logic Puzzles

Word Problems and Logic Puzzles

Challenge your child with fun logic puzzles and real life word problems to keep up the excitement about problem solving.
Math puzzles and real life word problems are fun activities to keep kids' skills sharp and fresh! Give your students the opportunity to shine as they put all of their math skills to work with these logic puzzles and word problems.
Logic Puzzle Fun #2
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Logic Puzzle Fun #2
Got a puzzle lover on your hands? Filled with logic word problems, this worksheet's a math-boosting treat!
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
3rd Grade Word Problems: Sea Creatures #1
Worksheet
3rd Grade Word Problems: Sea Creatures #1
Help your child learn how to fish out the important steps in a word problem with this worksheet all about the daily lives of various creatures of the ocean.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Logic Puzzle Fun #1
Worksheet
Logic Puzzle Fun #1
This worksheet gears your third grader up for the real world, with logic puzzles and word problems that stimulate her brain.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
3rd Grade Word Problems: Sea Creatures #2
Worksheet
3rd Grade Word Problems: Sea Creatures #2
Help your young learner get his feet wet solving word problems involving multiple steps with this worksheet featuring math that's all about life under the sea.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
3rd Grade Word Problems: Sea Creatures #3
Worksheet
3rd Grade Word Problems: Sea Creatures #3
What's going on underneath that beautiful blue surface? A whole lot! Challenge your child to solve these sea-life centered word problems.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
One-Digit Multiplication Word Problems
Exercise
One-Digit Multiplication Word Problems
If students are new to word problems, this exercise provides great one digit multiplication introductory tasks.
3rd grade
Math
Exercise
Missing Numbers: Math Review
Lesson plan
Missing Numbers: Math Review
Help! The numbers in our equations have run away and left their answers alone! In this lesson, students will review their math facts and knowledge to solve Ken Ken like puzzles and bring the numbers back to their places.
3rd grade
Math
Lesson plan

Graphic Organizers

Graphic Organizers

Give your child a graphic organizer to use as they record and organize information from a text. These helpful tools provide a great visual presentation of the most important information.
Have your students use graphic organizers as they read. Graphic organizers are powerful visual tools for young readers as they pick out and organize the most important information from a text.
Sketch the Character
Worksheet
Sketch the Character
This resource helps students gain a clear picture of a character’s various traits as they record both internal and external qualities for a chosen character.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Spider Web Graphic Organizer
Worksheet
Spider Web Graphic Organizer
Untangle the strands of a story with this spider web graphic organizer!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Plot Diagram Graphic Organizer
Worksheet
Plot Diagram Graphic Organizer
Beginning readers can practice their comprehension skills by using this graphic organizer to diagram the plot of a story or book.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Story Structure Rollercoaster
Lesson plan
Story Structure Rollercoaster
Reading can be a rollercoaster with its ups and downs! Use this lesson that features a rollercoaster-themed story map to teach your students about story structure and how to use a graphic organizer to visualize it.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Exploring Sequence with Signal Words
Lesson plan
Exploring Sequence with Signal Words
Use this lesson to teach your students how to retell the beginning, middle, and end of a story using sequencing words and phrases. This lesson can stand alone or be used as a pre-lesson for the *Story Structure Rollercoaster* lesson.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Ice Cream Graphic Organizer
Worksheet
Ice Cream Graphic Organizer
Get the scoop on your stories with this ice cream graphic organizer!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Graphic Organizer Template: Bubble Map
Worksheet
Graphic Organizer Template: Bubble Map
Teachers can use this general organizer template for main idea and details, pre-writing, word analysis, brain dumps, concept mapping, background knowledge collection, and more.
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Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Telling a story from another point of view is always a challenging and fun spin on things. Help your child pretend to be another character or object in the story. Challenge him to tell the story from that point of view.
Challenge your students to think about things from other points of view. For a fun and interesting writing exercise, choose a picture book that you have read to the class. Give students the opportunity to choose a character from the book and tell the story from that character's point of view. Allow your students to share and offer each other feedback.
Calling All Characters!
Lesson plan
Calling All Characters!
Come one, come all! In this lesson, reading and writing are intertwined as students determine a character's traits from the character's actions. Reading extends into creative writing as students imagine what a character might do next.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Pinocchio’s Side of the Story
Worksheet
Pinocchio’s Side of the Story
Use this creative writing exercise with your students to tell a story from another character’s point of view.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Word’s Side of the Story
Worksheet
The Word’s Side of the Story
Creative and imaginative thinking will come into play as your students consider the viewpoint of the word that went missing in the story and rewrite a story from its perspective.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
From the Turkey’s Point of View
Worksheet
From the Turkey’s Point of View
Use this Thanksgiving-inspired exercise to get your students’ creative juices flowing.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Super Cool Thanksgiving
Worksheet
A Super Cool Thanksgiving
Your students will read a story about an unusual Thanksgiving Day and retell it from another character’s point of view.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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